Data Science (M.S.)
Gain the data science skills employers want.
Bring data to life with UND’s Master of Science in Data Science. Our unique curriculum delivers the perfect balance between theory and application. Your interdisciplinary analytics training will set you apart in the data science industry.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On-campus or online
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
- 30 (non-thesis and thesis options)
Why Earn a Master's Degree in Data Science at UND?
Data scientists are in demand in several fields, and in different roles. Those with the technical expertise to be able to work effectively with data at scale is limited. Rapidly rising salaries for data engineers, data scientists, statisticians, and data analysts reflect the shortage and increased interest in recruiting talent in this vital area.
With the data science graduate program, you'll can become part of a highly-skilled workforce that can will support the expansion of data science-related industries. This advanced curriculum is an ideal marriage of computer science, data science and business analytics for well-rounded expertise in one of the fastest growing areas in the realm of computing. You'll gain strong interdisciplinary knowledge, and a domain-specific, analytics foundation, as well as experience with leading research.
100% Online Accredited Data Science Graduate Program
UND's master's in data science is offered on-campus or 100% online. UND is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
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UND is leading the way in some of the world's greatest challenges. Through innovative research, UND is forging new paths in energy and environmental sustainability, health, autonomous systems, and big data.